Fire Influence on Regional to Global Environments Experiment

The Impact of Biomass Burning on Climate and Air Quality:
An Intensive Study of Western North America Fires

NOAA Field and Laboratory Studies during 2016-2019

Steering Committee: James M. Roberts, Carsten Warneke, Joshua P. Schwarz, Robert J. Yokelson, R. Bradley Pierce, Thomas B. Ryerson, Barry Lefer, James H. Crawford, Jack E. Dibb, Kirk R. Baker, Amy P. Sullivan

aerial fire plumeforest fire at night
USDA fire labNOAA Twin Otter aircraft
NASA DC-8 aircraft
map of America's relative risk of fires of concern (FOC)